Coach Lisa

About the group

San Clemente Aquatics Silver I (ages 7-10) is the first level of our competitive swim team.  We emphasis stroke fundamentals, including intervals, starts, turns, finishes, racing strategies and improvement of all four competitive strokes.   Swimmers are encouraged to attend a minimum of three practices per week and attend swim meets.  


  • Swimmer must be at least 7 years old (a 7-year-old who is being considered for a move to Silver must ALSO have a minimum of THREE 5-8 Blue times and ONE 7-10 Blue time).

  • Swimmer must be able to swim five (5) x 50 yards freestyle on the 1:20 interval with legal flip turns, legal start and finish.

  • Swimmer must be able to swim a legal 100 IM with legal butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, and freestyle lengths with legal turns and start and finish.


Try-out dates (by appointment only!)

Once your child has completed a tryout and is approved to join the team, you can register your swimmer  on our website: SCA Member Registration.

Expectations / Required skills

Attendance and Participation

  • Required to participate in listed swim meets.

  • Swimmers are expected to attend at least three practices per week, and a minimum of three meets per year.

  • ***Swimmers moving from Bronze to Silver will go through a transitional phase.  They will practice with the Silver Group on Saturday mornings until the coach see fit to permanently move.

Service Hours

  • Each Silver family as a service hour requriement.  
  • Please see Service Hour Agreement for required hours for this swim season.
  • Login to your account to see your progress throughout the year.

Monthly Dues and Start Up

  • $110/month dues* + $68 Southern California Swimming Annual Registration + $100 SCA Team Registration Fee + $40 Annual Swimmer Fee. First month including start-up fee's will be $318 and then $110 thereafter. 
  • *For more information about monthly dues, visit our Dues/Payment Policy (under info).


  • Boys:  jammers or briefs, goggles.  Cap optional
  • Girls:  1-piece competition suit, googles, cap (required).  Hair must be completely inside cap
  • Training Gear; All swim gear can be purchased through SCA team vendor, CAS.
  • Board shorts, trunks, rash guards not permitted